Launch of the UK Anaphylaxis Registry

8 October 2021

We reported recently that new UK legislation requires all food outlets to provide full ingredient lists, with allergenic ingredients emphasised (see Natasha’s Law now in effect).

HMRC sets out rules for moving goods between UK and EU

7 October 2021

A new guide has been published by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) that will help traders to understand how they may be able to pay a reduced rate of Customs Duty (known as a tariff preference) under the terms of the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA).

Education reform consultation launched in Scotland

7 October 2021

A consultation has been launched by Professor Ken Muir, University of the West of Scotland, in his role as independent advisor to the Scottish Government on the replacement of the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and the reform of Education Scotland.

Fire and rehire still a problem

6 October 2021

New research by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has shown that, between March 2020 and July 2021, 22% of firms made changes to employees’ terms and conditions of employment.

Accessibility requirement for rail replacement buses

6 October 2021

Transport Minister Chris Heaton-Harris has written to the Rail Delivery Group about the Public Service Vehicles Accessibility Regulations (PSVAR) 2000 and their application to rail replacement services.